Olympic Games: Get your QR code to visit Paris this summer

With a view to tighten security and manage the flow of people and traffic, the city of Paris has put in place a digital pass via QR code which visitors and inhabitants will need to have in order to access and move freely within specific geographic zones. These zones will come into effect eight days before the opening ceremony. The platform to obtain your QR code, necessary to cross the security perimeter, opened this Monday on 13 May.
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The Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris 2024

Another five months to go, and Paris will welcome the whole world for the eagerly awaited Olympic Games! The preparations for this sporting event in the French capital are in full swing!

While athletes, tourists and organizers are in preparation fever, some parisian residents are already planning to pack their bags to escape the tumult, fearing traffic restrictions, parking problems, security issues and crowds of tourists. The Olympic Games – for some a tremendous party, for others additional stress in their daily lives –opinions are divided.

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Calendar of celebrations

To understand those celebrations and holidays, we compiled a calendar for you, so you know what to expect and how to prepare!

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